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Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef navigates the American dream

12 March, 2020

As Youssef tours the US with his new one man show, based on his life story, his journey into new genres reflects a personal and as well as societal shift.

In Erbil's citadel, Amjad Assad keeps forgotten melodies alive

13 February, 2020

The New Arab Meets: 64-year-old Amjad Assad, who has almost single handedly digitised thousands of cassettes and old 78's that span a century of musical history.

Zauberland: A journey through a Syrian refugee's dreamscape

18 October, 2019

The Syrian conflict is dramatically displayed at the Linbury Theatre at the Royal Opera House in London.

Monteverdi's Christmas Vespers and its meaning today

03 January, 2019

The lullaby sung by young Mary to her son Jesus about the fate that awaits him brings to mind the mothers of Yemen, Syria and Palestine, who sing similar laments.

Dancing on the hagiography of George HW Bush

05 December, 2018

Blog: Bush Sr gave the green light to Saddam's invasion of Kuwait, then presided over a war crime on the infamous 'Highway of Death', notes Hadani Ditmars

When did the murder of journalists become so banal?

01 November, 2018

Comment: There has been a dangerous cultural shift in attitudes towards the fourth estate, writes Hadani Ditmars.

Oh Iraq, you've come so far for beauty

23 October, 2018

Comment: Jihadists' war on beauty salons is anathema to a long-held Iraqi tradition of resilience and cultural resistance, writes Hadani Ditmars.

A meditation on war and peace

25 April, 2018

As war rages across the Middle East, taking time to honour the victims can only bring us closer to our own humanity, writes Hadani Ditmars.

Holy week hypocrisy, Canadian style

02 April, 2018

Comment: Religious leaders in Canada are right to speak out against hate crimes at home, but their double standards when it comes to Israel/Palestine are unacceptable, writes Hadani Ditmars.

Innocents in America and Syria

23 February, 2018

How did it all come to this?

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